R v Carpenter – WLR Daily

Posted November 16th, 2011 in appeals, homicide, joint enterprise, law reports, murder, offensive weapons by sally

R v Carpenter [2011] EWCA Crim 2568; [2011] WLR (D) 328

“In cases of joint enterprise where the use of a particular weapon was foreseen but the secondary party did not share or foresee the intention with which it was used, the availablity of manslaughter remained as a possible alternative verdict to murder.”

WLR Daily, 11th November 2011

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